Grant Opportunities

Links - Grants & Assistance Packages

Did you know that you can access grants and assistance for starting, expanding or relocating small businesses through Government and community?

These links contain useful information on packages you may be eligible for: 

  • Grant Finder
  • Grant Connect
  • Live Music Australia Program - designed to boost the live music industry. It arms to revive business entures in regions across the country, building capacity for a sutainable live music scene with strong community roots in all parts of Australia. Up to $100,000 in funding available, closing 30 June 2024. Apply here: Live Music Australia | Office for the Arts
  • Restart Investment to Sustain and Expand (RISE) -  to assist companies in the arts and entertainment sector to present new or re-imagined activities which have been disrupted by the COVID-19 restrictions. Grants ranging from $75,000-$2 million. Applications due by 31 December 2021 Restart Investment to Sustain and Expand (RISE) Fund | Office for the Arts
  • Export Market Development Grants (EMDG) Providing target financial assisstance, for marketing and promotional activities and development of marketing skills to Australian businesses ready for expansion ino foreign markets. Grants up to $150,000, applications close 30 November 2021. Apply here: https://www.fundingcentre.com.au/grant/G01525/info
  • Regional Tourism Activation Fund - supports the development of unique and high impact tourism and event infrastrcuture that helps boost local economies, create jobs and ensure visitors to regional NSW have unforgettable experiences that encourage repeat visitation. Grants between $50,000 and $500,000. Applications are due 11 August 2021 Regional Tourism Activation Fund | NSW Government
  • Lighting for small business - The purpose of the offer is to help eligible small businesses replace old lights with new LED lights. The cost of the LED lights and the fee for installation is subsidised. See if you're eligible.
  • More details on other funding opportunities.